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Taco Tico

In Open-air Food Court Plaza | Across from Plaza Conchal, Tamarindo 506, Costa Rica
+506 2682 0574
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (28 reviews)
“quesadillas” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Central American, South American
PRICE
$
DETAILS
In Open-air Food Court Plaza | Across from Plaza Conchal, Tamarindo 506, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 19 March 2017

only complaint is that it is a kind of food court associated with a hostel without wifi or air conditioning, no fish or shrimp taco options either.

Thank hellokatgurl316
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Beware that this place makes most of its money off of short changing tourists on the exchange rate. Their favorite trick is to take American dollars and give you back change in both dollars and colones to further confuse this issue. Honestly the food here...More

Thank richard y
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Cutest little shack in a courtyard of casual restaurants, everyone in our group (8) was in love with their meal and we all plan on going back. The nachos were honestly up there on the best nachos I've ever had..my go there fast!

Thank JenS_SLC
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

If you'd like to escape burgers and pizzas in favor of a great Latin food, Tico Taco is the place! Food is very fresh, tasty and affordable ( quesadiya is $7)

Thank VORPOL
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I took vegetarian enchiladas and I really liked it. It was well served portion and very tasty for a reasonable price

Thank Tartifl74
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you're on the go or in a rush and need a solid quick meal, you can go here and get your choice of cruchy or soft tacos with a few different protein options and whatever else you want inside. The tacos are good...but just...More

Thank Maciej N
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I'm picky about my tacos and meat. Great tacos like mom use to make!!! All fresh and quality ingredients!!! Inexpensive and tasty!!! A must try!!!

Thank Troyval
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This food court is great for lunch. The taco tico place had really good tacos, nachos, etc. We ate there twice and both times were great. There's also a pizza place (pizza express) in the next stall that makes fresh pizza while you wait. It's...More

Thank K A L
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Ok this was our favorite place! Tiny little hole in the wall that served such delicious fresh food! We ate here 3 times during our visit. I had read a review that they had the best nachos and it was true.....one of the BEST nachos...More

Thank krod1226
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Best nachos in tamarindo!! comes with everything you could want in a nice open air courtyard and just plain delicious!

Thank CJTraveler03
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TerrierWhoTravels
Could you please tell me what hours yiu are open? MUCHAS gracias!
11 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Central American, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In Open-air Food Court Plaza | Across from Plaza Conchal, Tamarindo 506, Costa Rica (Formerly Tico Taco)
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2682 0574
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